Back in the day, years before the invention of color film, it was a common practice to hand tint photos in an attempt to create more realistic images. Colorization of both still and motion pictures has been around for a long time. Early movies were often hand painted frame by frame to produce colorful artistic effects.
In his Half-Drag series, New York photographer Leland Bobbé captures the two sides of the big apple's drag queens. The extravagantly made-up drag divas and the organic men that lie beneath. "Through the power of hair and makeup these men are able to completely transform themselves and find their female side while simultaneously showing their male side." Identities of the models are composed in camera and NOT by separate images edited in post production and/or photoshop.
An essay of personal and rare celebrity photographs captured during unique and surprising moments of their lives. From politicians to movie stars; from artists and painters to philosophers and world spiritual leaders, our tour of "Memory Lane" showcases a unique view of the world of celebrities crossing paths during the 20th century and beyond.
A collection of rare, beautiful, fun, strange and awesome celebrity photos. Showing celebrities in a way that we are not used to see them. These are photos that make people happy and remember some of their favorite individuals in politics, art, music, business and film.We're used to seeing celebrities red-carpet ready or in calculated poses on Instagram. But it's those off-beat moments, the rare and intimate instances that capture their true nature that we cherish most.
Welcome to our Memory Lane Collection. Browse through these photos to find unique moments in life and some of the most memorable places, people, and events from our world history. These images give us a look back to simpler times, when hard work and community spirit helped to forge the foundation for the society we live in and enjoy today.